Nabil Fekir was Olympique Lyonnais’ matchwinner as they dealt AS Monaco’s title defence a major blow with a thrilling 3-2 win over the reigning champions on Friday.
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Marcelo Bielsa has acknowledged his LOSC Lille side need to “show a different face” against ESTAC Troyes on Saturday if they are to climb out of the relegation zone.
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Olympique de Marseille midfielder Luiz Gustavo has stated it is “almost impossible” to stop fellow Brazilian and Paris Saint-Germain superstar Neymar Jr.
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Paris Saint-Germain have to deal with the difficulty of having a high-quality squad as their international players return to domestic matters against Dijon FCO on Saturday.
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Olympique Lyonnais are desperate to slow AS Monaco’s title defence on Friday and kickstart their own season, says OL goalkeeper Anthony Lopes.
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After two weeks stewing over their home mauling at the hands of Marseille, Nice are targeting a return to winning ways when they travel to Montpellier, who have specialised in playing well against the top clubs this season.
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Ligue 1 Conforama champions Monaco will have to cope without Radamel Falcao, the division’s top scorer, when they travel to Olympique Lyonnais on Friday evening. It could mean a first Monaco start for Keita Baldé.
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Radamel Falcao will miss AS Monaco’s Ligue 1 Conforama showdown with Olympique Lyonnais on Friday after playing for his country during the international break.
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Former Paris Saint-Germain and Barcelona star Ludovic Giuly believes Kylian Mbappé is “more professional” than Lionel Messi was at the same age.
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Olympique de Marseille carry an intimidating run of form into their clash at RC Strasbourg Alsace, with three consecutive wins having lifted Les Phocéens up to third in the Ligue 1 Conforama table heading into Week 9.
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Paris Saint-Germain’s Javier Pastore has undergone successful calf surgery in Madrid and could be back in time for the capital club’s Ligue 1 Conforama match with Dijon FCO on Saturday.
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Lucas Ocampos’ Olympique de Marseille career has properly taken off over the last two months as the Argentinian attacker has become a key member of Rudi Garcia’s team.
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Olympique Lyonnais president Jean-Michel Aulas says coach Bruno Genesio’s position will be assessed following the derby with Saint-Etienne on November 5.
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OGC Nice have sent out a Twitter appeal for a ‘lost’ fan who was spotted wearing one of the club’s classic shirts at a Bournemouth Premier League match in England.
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Paris Saint-Germain trio Neymar Jr, Edinson Cavani and Kylian Mbappé as well as Monaco sharpshooter Radamel Falcao have been named among the contenders for the 2017 Ballon d’Or.
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